Merger That Came to Aid of Knight Capital Struggles

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

By Bradley Hope Every Monday morning for the past 20 months, Daniel Coleman has stepped off his private jet from Alabama and straight into a storm. The southerner is chief executive of KCG Holdings Inc., the New Jersey-based company that ...

Cuomo, New York Lawmakers Reach a Budget Deal

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

By Mike Vilensky And Erica Orden ALBANY--New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders struck a deal late Sunday evening for a $142 billion state budget that will implement new income-disclosure policies for lawmakers and changes to the teacher-evaluation process ...

Japan Industrial Output Slumps in February

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

TOKYO--Japanese industrial production contracted for the first time in three months in February, the latest economic data indicating continued sluggishness in the Japanese economy. Production of everything from cosmetics and computers to semiconductor and construction cranes decreased 3.4% from the ...

Dollar Tad Higher Against Yen, Euro Ahead of Data

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

By Hiroyuki Kachi The dollar was slightly higher against the yen and the euro in Asian trade Monday, with many market participants avoiding taking strong positions ahead of key data including U.S. labor figures out later this week. Around 0150 ...

Cuomo, New York Lawmakers Reach a Budget Deal -- Update

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

By Erica Orden And Mike Vilensky ALBANY--Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders struck a deal late Sunday evening for a state budget that will implement new income-disclosure policies for lawmakers and changes to the teacher-evaluation process and teacher-tenure policies. The ...

CMO Today

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

(FROM THE WALL STREET JOURNAL 3/30/15) Startup Allows Users To Share TV Clips Does anything have more potential to go viral than a clip of comedians making fun of Justin Bieber while he sits there and takes it? That is ...

Cuomo, New York Lawmakers Reach a Budget Deal -- Update

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

By Erica Orden and Mike Vilensky ALBANY--Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders struck a deal late Sunday evening for a state budget that will implement new income-disclosure policies for lawmakers and changes to the teacher-evaluation process and teacher-tenure policies. The ...

PBOC Governor Sees Risks of a 'Too Strong' Dollar

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

BOAO, China--China's central bank Governor Zhou Xiaochuan warned on Sunday that continued monetary easing measures taken by other central banks could make the U.S. dollar "too strong" and cause capital to flow into the U.S. market. Mr. Zhou, governor of ...

Asian Shares Subdued Amid Lack of Cues

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

Asian stock markets opened in subdued fashion Monday, with renewed uncertainty about the future of U.S. monetary policy, falling commodity prices and disappointing Japanese production data providing few incentives for buying. Australia's S&P;/ASX200 was down 1.4% at 5834.90 points, while ...

Cuomo, New York Lawmakers Reach a Budget Deal -- Update

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

By Erica Orden And Mike Vilensky ALBANY--New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders struck a deal late Sunday evening for a state budget that will implement new income-disclosure policies for lawmakers and changes to the teacher-evaluation process and teacher-tenure ...

Political Partnership Frays in Trenton

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

By Heather Haddon Mel Evans/Associated Press New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, a Republican, and state Senate President Steve Sweeney, a Democrat, share a moment in July. responsive layout header TRENTON--The political lovefest between New Jersey's two most powerful politicians appears ...

China's Xi Sketches New Vision for Asia

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

BOAO, China--President Xi Jinping sketched out China's vision for a new security and economic order in Asia, offering to spread the benefits of Chinese prosperity and cooperation across the region. In a speech to a regional forum Saturday, Mr. Xi ...

Cuomo, New York Lawmakers Reach a Budget Deal -- Update

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

By Erica Orden and Mike Vilensky ALBANY--Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders struck a deal late Sunday evening for a state budget that will implement new income-disclosure policies for lawmakers and changes to the teacher-evaluation process and teacher-tenure policies. The ...

Greek Bailout Proposals Lack Detail, Officials Say

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 30, 2015

BRUSSELS--Greek proposals for a revised bailout program don't have enough detail to satisfy the government's international creditors, eurozone officials said, making it more likely that Athens will need to go several more weeks without a new infusion of desperately-needed cash. ...

Puerto Rico's Power Utility Gets Financing Offer -- Reuters

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 29, 2015

DOW JONES NEWSWIRES Puerto Rico's power authority has been offered $2 billion in financing by its creditors, Reuters reported Saturday. The $2 billion includes $1.2 billion to fund a new natural-gas operation in exchange for assurances the Puerto Rico Electric ...

Greece's Fate Lies in Athens' Hands, Not Berlin's

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 29, 2015

By Simon Nixon One of the Greek government's biggest mistakes since taking office in January has been to assume that its fate lay in German hands. For the first two months, it refused to deal with the "Troika" of international ...

Intel Nears Its Largest-Ever Takeover Deal

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 28, 2015

(FROM THE WALL STREET JOURNAL 3/28/15) By Dana Mattioli and Dana Cimilluca in New York and Don Clark in San Francisco Intel Corp. is in advanced talks to buy chip partner Altera Corp., according to people familiar with the model, ...

Nigeria Extends Presidential Voting in Some Areas -- 2nd Update

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 28, 2015

By Heidi Vogt in Abuja and Patrick McGroarty in Yola, Nigeria ABUJA, Nigeria--Election officials allowed polling stations to extend voting into Sunday after some polling stations encountered problems Saturday with electronic biometric readers used to verify voter identity. It was ...

Intel in Talks to Buy Altera -- 4th Update

TODAY: March 30, 2015 PUB DATE: March 28, 2015

By Dana Mattioli and Dana Cimilluca in New York and Don Clark in San Francisco Intel Corp. is in advanced talks to buy chip partner Altera Corp., according to people familiar with the matter, a move that would represent the ...